| Jan 17, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The Sacramento Kings will be the first NBA team to accept bitcoin, the controversial digital currency that is increasingly gaining acceptance in the commercial world.
The basketball franchise said customers can already buy merchandise at its team store....
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Inside a drab computer lab at the Johns Hopkins University, a team of researchers is trying to build something that has never existed before: a digital currency that changes hands completely in secret. Its name is Zerocoin.
The untraceable currency is...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Instead of trying to beat the crowds on Feb. 14, why not celebrate Valentine's Day at home this year? With a few quick decorating changes, you can turn your home into a sensuous, romantic den of love that will be low on frustration and high on passion....
| Dec 2, 2013
| 6:16 PM
WASHINGTON — Amazon.com Inc. and other online retailers suffered a legal setback on Cyber Monday as the Supreme Court turned away their challenge to a New York law that requires Internet companies to collect sales taxes.
Delivered on one of the...
| Dec 10, 2013
In the winter, the prospect of a warm, cozy bed creates a cocooning response. The problem is, when your bed or linens are tired, your long winter's nap is never as comfortable or enjoyable as you might like. But it only takes a few changes to make your...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:47 PM
The bitcoin faithful are ever on the lookout for signs that their virtual currency is as good as cash, more than a speculator's dream and not merely a device for criminal transactions.
So you can expect them to make a lot out of the announcement that...
| Jan 14, 2014
Now that the holidays are over, retailers are anxious to help us get organized for the year ahead. There's certainly good reason to adopt some fresh storage techniques as you pack away holiday decorations and get ready for tax season.
Even if you don't...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Two downtown Las Vegas casinos -- the D Las Vegas Casino Hotel and the Golden Gate Hotel & Casino -- will begin accepting bitcoin on Wednesday. The co-owned properties will welcome the digital currency at their hotel and gift shops but not for gambling,...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Bookmark this page, shoppers. This is where you will find a running list of deals throughout the "Pre-Black Friday" weekend, Nov. 22-24.
- Newegg.com has the Westinghouse UW46T7HW 46-inch 1080p 120Hz LED-Edgelit LCD HDTV for $349.99 -...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:49 PM
When Amazon.com opens a huge distribution center next year in Southeast Baltimore, consumers across the state who buy books, electronics, toys or anything else from the online seller will no longer be able to avoid the state's 6 percent sales tax....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Few things lend warmth and elegance to a room like framed artwork. But, let's be honest: Fine art can be expensive. And if you're just starting out in a new apartment or have moved into a larger home, you need a way to add artwork without breaking your...